Howie Kurtz has found a true home at Fox News, where he's called in routinely throughout the day to offer his expert opinion on all sorts of issues. With Fox doing the fast pivot toward an all-out assault on all of the Affordable Care Act because the website isn't working properly.
Gretchen felt compelled to really reach, first calling Monday's Rose Garden event "campaign-ish" and then moving on to a montage of previous landmark speeches given by other Presidents. Her choices were JFK's speech following the Cuban Missile Crisis, FDR's speech on December 8, 1941 following the attack on Pearl Harbor, and Ronald Reagan's speech calling for Gorbachev to "tear down this wall."
Because holding a small White House event about a rocky rollout of the front door to the ACA is exactly like Pearl Harbor and the Cuban Missile Crisis, right?